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The Lineup Card: Nine Ways to Improve Your Fantasy League

by Baseball Prospectus

The staff has some ideas for enhancing your fantasy experience. . . . more | 8 unread comments

Premium Article Rumor Roundup: Don't Call It A Committee!

by Daniel Rathman

The Blue Jays might have multiple closers. Chris Young is weighing options. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article The Adjuster: Relief Pitchers

by Wilson Karaman

Examining relievers who are worth targeting in leagues that count Holds or have innings caps. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Three-Year Projections: Relief Pitchers

by Ben Carsley

Ranking the bullpen arms based on their value through the end of the 2017 season. . . . more | 9 unread comments

The BP Wayback Machine: Can Spring Training Slugging Really Predict Breakouts?

by Jon Shepherd and Ben Lindbergh

Examining an oft-cited method of predicting regular-season success from spring training stats. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Tuesday, March 3

Baseball Therapy: The Thirty-Run Manager

by Russell A. Carleton

Another way of looking for the hidden geniuses in the dugouts. . . . more | 25 unread comments

Premium Article Rumor Roundup: Shift Happenings

by Chris Mosch

Zack Wheeler hates that darned shift, but everybody else is getting ready for it on both sides of the ball this spring. . . . more | 4 unread comments

An Agent's Take: How To Get An Autograph Without Losing Your Soul

by Joshua Kusnick

We've all seen the dude embarrassing himself to get a teenager's scribble. You don't have to be this dude, and you can still get the autograph. . . . more | 18 unread comments

Fantasy Article Expert League Auction Recap: CBS NL-Only

by Keith Cromer and Mike Gianella

Keith and Mike share their thoughts coming out of the war room. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Fantasy Article Tale of the Tape: Fernando Rodney vs. Huston Street

by Matt Collins

Which of these AL Central closers is a better bet for your fantasy squad in 2015? . . . more | 6 unread comments

Monday, March 2

Fantasy Article Fantasy Players to Target: Relief Pitchers

by BP Fantasy Staff

These 'pen arms might provide nice returns on investment in drafts and auctions this spring. . . . more | 14 unread comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: It's the Latest Johan Santana Comeback

by R.J. Anderson

The Blue Jays add Santana and Dayan Viciedo, while Billy Beane makes a pair of waiver claims. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Premium Article Rumor Roundup: You Can't Predict Padres

by Daniel Rathman

San Diego appears poised to put Wil Myers in the leadoff spot. Meanwhile, the Angels look to a prospect, and Colon is going to try hitting 50 percent better. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Fantasy Article Expert League Auction Recap: CBS AL-Only

by Keith Cromer

On the heels of a second-place finish in 2014, Keith reviews how things played out in this year's auction. . . . more | 8 unread comments

Fantasy Article State of the Position: Relief Pitcher

by J.P. Breen

An overview of the ninth-inning men and those who'll set them up. . . . more | 5 unread comments

Fantasy Article The Quinton: Market Corrections and Undervaluing Closers

by Jeff Quinton

Why some fantasy players might have taken the "don't pay for saves" mantra too far. . . . more | 6 unread comments

Friday, February 27

Premium Article Raising Aces: The Eyes of March

by Doug Thorburn

Which pitchers to watch and what to look for this spring. . . . more | 14 unread comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: The Bad Bullpen Teams Get A Little Less Bad

by R.J. Anderson and J.P. Breen

Joba Chamberlain and Francisco Rodriguez are off the board, at last. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Rumor Roundup: Diamondbacks Third Baseman is on the Bobbly Chair

by Daniel Rathman

Tomas boots some balls, while the golden age of Nate Freiman might be over. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Fantasy Infographic: Starting Pitchers

by Mauricio Rubio

A visual look at the SP crop and the categories in which each pitcher can help your hurt your team. . . . more | 8 unread comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Players to Avoid: Starting Pitchers

by BP Fantasy Staff

You might want to let someone else draft or buy these arms in your leagues this spring. . . . more | 17 unread comments

Thursday, February 26

Fantasy Article The Top 101 Dynasty League Prospects for 2015: Part 2: 1-50 (plus one)

by Bret Sayre

The top 50 of the Dynasty 101 is revealed, from Michael Taylor on up. . . . more | 66 unread comments

The Lineup Card: Nine Spring Training Job Battles to Watch

by Baseball Prospectus

The staff will be keeping an eye on these competitions over the next month. . . . more | 20 unread comments

Premium Article Daisy Cutter: Is Rizzo For Real?

by Sahadev Sharma

The changes that led to the changes for the Cubs' star first baseman. . . . more | 5 unread comments

Premium Article Painting the Black: The Other Side of PECOTA's Crush on the Rays

by R.J. Anderson

Yes, the projections like Tampa Bay, but they see much volatility, too. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Rumor Roundup: It's Never Too Early to Think About Extending Andrew McCutchen Forever

by Chris Mosch

The Pirates want to keep their star 'for a long, long time,' while the Mets' crowded rotation will likely squeeze out the team's top two prospects. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Player Profile: Jesse Hahn

by Wilson Karaman

A rare case study of a pitcher who might *benefit* from a trade out of San Diego. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Wednesday, February 25

Fantasy Article The Top 101 Dynasty League Prospects for 2015: Part 1: 51-101

by Bret Sayre

The bottom half of the Dynasty 101, from Hunter Dozier on up. . . . more | 34 unread comments